The Erice science journalism school is offering 35 fellowships for the 2016 course

The Erice International School of Science Journalism based in Erice, Sicily (Italy) announces 30 fellowships for applicants from European countries (covering travel, accomodation and fee) and 5 fellowships for applicants from non-European countries (covering accomodation and fee, but not travel) to attend the 2016 edition (June 25th – 30th, 2016) focused on “The Fundamental Science: from cutting-edge technologies to the heart of society”.

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The fellowships are aimed at science journalists, science communicators and students in science journalism and communication.

The selection requires:

For science journalists: at least three years of professional experience working/freelancing for general or popular science media;
For science communicators: at least three years of professional experience working in a scientific organization, science museum or science centre or as a freelancer in a position of press officer, curator, editor of (web) publications, organizer of outreach activities or similar;
For students: being a student in a master programme in science journalism or science communication.

The deadline for application is March 10th, 2016.

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